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Tag Archives: warts

Verruca Needling (Falknor’s Technique)

As previously posted verrucae can be one of life’s frustrations; they can oft be stubborn and non-responsive to treatment. They are caused by the Human papillomavirus (HPV) which invades and infects the top layer of the skin (epidermis). The HPV infection gets into the skin cells following an abrasion or breaks in the skin surface. … Continue reading

October 18, 2018 Lumps, Bumps & Skin lesions, Services

Verrucae and Warts

What is a verrucua or wart? Verrucae and warts are areas of thickened skin, that often can be unsightly and painful that commonly affect the skin on the feet.  What causes them and how did I catch one? Verrucae and warts are caused from a viral infection in known as the Human Papiloma Virus (HPV).  … Continue reading

February 26, 2018 Lumps, Bumps & Skin lesions, Verrucae & Warts